Mechanical Simulation Expert to ABB Corporate research i Västerås

Västerås, Västmanlands län
Maskin, mekanik & konstruktion
Full time
Sista ansökningsdag:
Jenny Davidsson
070-544 82 38
You will be part of Corporate Research in Västerås. We are the largest research center within ABB with world class expertise and state-of-the-art resources to support innovation in the areas of both power technology and automation. Our multicultural research center consists of approximately 250 scientists from 45 different countries.

Do you have strong knowledge of solid mechanics modeling and are looking for a job in a research environment? As our R&D Engineer within solid mechanics modeling you will use your expert knowledge to solve technical problems at arise within the following areas: fatigue and fracture mechanics or constitutive modeling. Together with your colleagues, you will plan, lead and conduct R&D projects and resolve our customers’ technical issues. This job offers interesting challenges with products currently in use on the market. Beyond taking part in varying and challenging modeling tasks, we will offer you the opportunity to take on a role where you will have a lot of freedom and take own responsibility for your work and group’s continued development.

You have a technical Ph.D. or a master’s degree, together with a few years’ successful experience in either fatigue and fracture mechanics or constitutive modeling. Specifically, you have knowledge of the finite element method and numerical modeling or optimization. You are proficient in English. It is a plus if you speaks Swedish. It is also advantageous if you have experience of building close customer relations. Beyond the formal requirements, you will approach problem in an analytical manner - systematically identify our customer’s needs – and creatively finding potential solutions. You enjoy working independently as much as in team and have strong communication skills

Additional Information
Recruiting Manager, Hui Huang, +4676-126 80 50, will answer your questions about the position. Union representatives - Sveriges Ingenjörer: Carl-Fredrik Lindberg, +4621-32 32 23 Unionen: Ingela Olsson, +4621-32 58 08, Ledarna: Lenny Larsson, +4621-32 58 08. All other questions can be directed to Recruitment Consultant Jenny Davidsson, +46 70 544 82 38. Welcome to apply by March 25. Please note that a completed application must contain: cover letter, resume and degree certificate. Please motivate why you are suited for this role, in the application letter.

Last application date: March 25 2018

Location: Västerås

About ABB
ABB ( is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility, industry, and transport and infrastructure customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 140,000 people.